Eaton, Miguel

51 Louisiana Avenue, N.W.Washington, DC 20001- 2113

Updated: 01/08/2014

Overview

Miguel Eaton focuses his practice on complex ERISA litigation and employee benefits matters. In addition, he has significant experience defending against claims under the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Miguel counsels clients regarding withdrawal liability under the Multiemployer Pension Protection Amendments Act of 1980 as well as clients who contribute to multiple employer plans. He also defends individuals and companies in stock drop cases, fiduciary duty...

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Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Associate

Languages

  • Spanish

Practice Areas

  • Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
  • ERISA & Other Employee Benefits Litigation

Representative Cases

  • Airman awarded maximum compensation possible under the VA Disability System by the Physical Examination Board
  • Army reevaluates veteran's disability rating
  • Marine's disability appeal to Navy/Marine Physical Evaluation Board is reevaluated , (2008)
  • Tenant association obtains relief for substandard living conditions , (2009)
  • Veteran's appeal to the Department of Veterans Affairs results in a rating increase to 90% overall

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

Past Positions

  • Honorable James C. Dever III, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina, Law Clerk, 2006 - 2007
  • U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of North Carolina, Student Intern, - 2006
  • United States Marine Corps, 1996 - 2004

Education

  • Duke University School of Law, Durham, North Carolina, 2006
    J.D.
  • United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, 1996
    B.S.
    Major: Mechanical Engineering

Office Information

Address

51 Louisiana Avenue, N.W.Washington, DC 20001- 2113

Fax

  • (202) 626-1700

Email

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